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by | November 24, 2015 | Comments

This week on streaming video, we’ve got a pair of acclaimed new television shows, a number of outstanding choices by Polish auteur Krzysztof Kieslowski, a few notable foreign films, and more. Read on for the full list.

New on Netflix:


Marvel's Jessica Jones: Season 1 (2015) 94%

Krysten Ritter stars in this Certified Fresh action drama as the titular superhero-cum-private eye, who faces off with a master of mind control (David Tennant) as she attempts to deal with the trauma he once inflicted upon her.

Available now on: Netflix

People Places Things (2015) 76%

Jemaine Clement and Regina Hall star in this romantic comedy about a New York graphic novelist struggling with singlehood and dating after he catches his girlfriend — and mother to their two daughters — cheating on him.

Available now on: Netflix

New on Amazon Prime


Let the Right One In (2008) 98%

This 2008 thriller from Sweden gave the seemingly tired vampire genre a much needed shot in the arm by effectively mixing scares with intelligent storytelling.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

The Man in the High Castle: Season 1 (2015) 95%

Amazon’s Certified Fresh adaptation of Philip K. Dick’s eponymous novel imagines an alternate universe in which Hitler and the Nazis won WWII, following the lives of a handful of Americans in a dystopian 1962.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

The Last of the Mohicans (1992) 95%

Daniel Day-Lewis stars in Michael Mann’s Certified Fresh adaptation of James Fenimore Cooper’s novel as Nathaniel Poe, a white man adopted by native Mohicans who fights alongside them during the French and Indian War of the mid-18th Century.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

Alle Anderen (Everyone Else) (2010) 90%

This German drama centers on a struggling married couple whose relationship issues come to a head when they meet another more successful couple while vacationing in Sardinia.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

Spinning Plates (2013) 85%

This foodie documentary takes a look at the innovative staff members who work at three cutting edge restaurants.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

Animals (2015) 85%

David Dastmalchian and Kim Shaw star in this drama as a homeless couple who spend their time scamming victims to feed their heroin addiction.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

Excalibur (1981) 79%

John Boorman’s fantasy drama stars Nigel Terry as King Arthur alongside Patrick Stewart, Helen Mirren, Gabriel Byrne, and Liam Neeson in an acclaimed adaptation of Thomas Malory’s collection of Arthurian legends.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

New on Fandor


Three Colors: Blue (Trois Couleurs: Bleu) (1993) 98%

 – Three Colors Trilogy

Krzysztof Kieslowski’s monumental Three Colors trilogy is a meditation on fate, coincidence, friendship, loyalty, and love that’s at once cosmic and intimate.

Available now on Fandor: Blue, Red, White

The Adventures of Prince Achmed (1926) 100%

This German film from 1929, which is based on the Arabian Nights, is the oldest surviving animated feature film, and it’s presented on Fandor in a new restoration with a new orchestral recording of its score.

Available now on: Fandor

A Short Film About Love (1988) 95%

You should probably watch every chapeter of Krzysztof Kieslowski’s Decalogue, but if you’re in a hurry, Love and Killing each provide ample evidence of the master director’s genius.

Available now on Fandor: Love, Killing

Piccadilly (1929) 86%

The legendary Anna May Wong stars in this atmospheric, melodramatic (in the best sense) Cinderella story about a nightclub dishwasher who becomes the star attraction.

Available now on: Fandor

La Double Vie de Véronique (The Double Life of Veronique) (1991) 82%

Polish auteur Krzysztof Kieslowski’s drama follows two women (both played by Irène Jacob) who were born on the same day — one in France and the other in Poland — and ended up living eerily similar and metaphysically interconnected lives.

Available now on: Fandor

Heavy Metal Parking Lot (2000) 80%

DUUUUUUUDE. You GOTTA see this movie, dude. It’s…. Dude. Just watch it.

Available now on: Fandor

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The Second Mother (Que Horas Ela Volta?) (2015) 97%

This Certified Fresh Brazilian drama  The Second Mother tells the story of a live-in housekeeper whose cavalier daughter’s visit causes a strain in the household.

Available now on: iTunes

Victoria (2015) 81%

This single-shot, real-time drama about follows a woman whose wild night in Berlin starts at a nightclub and leads to participating in a bank robbery.

Available now on: iTunes

Goodnight Mommy (Ich seh, Ich seh) (2015) 85%

This creepy horror film about twin boys who suspect that the woman who returned to their house after facial surgery isn’t really their mother is Certified Fresh.

Available 11/20 on: iTunes, Vudu

Ricki And The Flash (2015) 64%

Meryl Streep stars as a singer who ditched her family to chase musical stardom. But with her estranged daughter in the midst of a personal crisis, Ricki heads home in an attempt to heal old wounds.

Available 11/20 on: AmazoniTunes, Vudu

Minions (2015) 55%

The movie tells the millennia-spanning story of the Minions and their supervillain servitude; special attention is paid to Minions Stuart, Kevin, and Bob, who team up with the nefarious Scarlett and Herb Overkill (voiced by Sandra Bullock and Jon Hamm) for a daring jewel heist.

Available 11/20 on: AmazoniTunes, Vudu


    Any opportunity to see JESSICA JONES is worthwhile.

    A flawed hero is more relatable these days.

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